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Vientiane Half-Day City Tour
"You will be picked up at your hotel in Vientiane at 9:00 am for morning departure or 2:00 pm for afternoon departure and begins at the serene Wat Sisaket the only temple left intact after the Siamese (Thai) invasion in 1828. It is one of the most beautiful temples in the capital and its breezy teak covered hallways are filled with thousands of miniature Buddha statues.Continue on to the nearby Wat Phra Keo. Used as a religious museum Wat Phra Keo displays a collection of both Lao and Khmer works of art. Also nearby is the Presidential Palace. Although you are not allowed to visit inside it is a good glimpse in to the town’s colonial past as this building formerly served as the French governor’s palace. Visit COPE an association working to help landmine victims. A visit to the center provides in-depth information about the history of the American/Vietnam war and the lasting impact of unexplored ordinances (UXO) in the area and the efforts underway to clear them. Laos’ version of the Arc de Triomphe
From $45.00
 
Private Tour: Vientiane City Sightseeing and Buddha Park
"In the morning you will be picked up at your hotel in Vientiane at 8:30 am and start this relaxing tour.Proceed to the well-known Buddha Park located 25 km from the city. The park is home to over 200 statues of Buddha and Hinduism characters made by concrete especially the enormous sleeping Buddha statue which is 40m in length. Get inside the enormous monument with different floors symbolizing for Hell Underworld and Heaven. Many statues seem not to enter the static meditation and peace they exude the frustrating look that makes a lot of different emotions. Relax and enjoy a picnic lunch and then head back to Vientiane City for sightseeing. Upon arrival in the city visit the Patuxay a famous memorial monument built in 1957 and also one of the most prominent landmarks in the city. The architecture of the monument was inspired by the architecture of Triomphe in Paris and combined with typical Lao motifs. From the top of the monument
From $109.00
 
Guided Vientiane City and Buddha Park Full-Day Tour
"You will be picked up at your hotel in Vientiane at 8:30 am and then begin your day at the serene Wat Sisaket the only temple left intact after the Siamese (Thai) invasion in 1828. It is one of the most beautiful temples in the capital and its breezy teak covered hallways are filled with thousands of miniature Buddha statues.Continue on to the nearby Wat Phra Keo. As a religious museum the Wat Phra Keo displays a collection of both Lao and Khmer works of art. Also stop by the nearby Presidential Palace and appreciate the building building from outside (going inside is not permitted). Have a good glimpse into the town’s colonial past as one of the most popular and venerated temples in Vientiane before Continue to the Patuxay monument Laos’ version of the Arc de Triomphe where you can climb the stairs to the roof for sweeping panoramic views of the city. Next
From $52.00

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Street markets

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If you are lucky you can check how the cows are cut up and sold by local way. Of course we have to remember that all our cows are handled on the same way, but probably we have forgotten the basis. If...
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Grill on Street

As you can see, the interior is smoky and primitive, but the taste and smell are good. Prices are reasonable and service is smiley and warm.
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The best place to view the sunset in my opinion is from a restaurant overlooking the Mekong. There are lots of people offering sunset cruises too. You will encounter them as you stroll along the...
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